The Old'e English Shaving Shop

The Old’e English Shaving Shop offers quality handmade shaving brushes, shaving lotions and after shave perfumes to discerning gentlemen over the world. Our products are manufactured to exacting standards set by our forbearers in our warehouse in the bustling commercial centre of Maitland in Cape Town, South Africa.

Proudly voted the best barber and shaving shop in the whole of Africa since it's inception.

Please watch this you tube video showing the correct way to sharpen a cut throat razor, by a 83 year old master barber doing this since he was 12!
18 January 2017: Please note that our perfumes are only available within South Africa.

Latest News: The passing of a legend - Robert William Lansdowne

(Lord) Robert 'Bob' William Lansdowne (formerly of Fyfield Manor, Benson, Oxfordshire) was born on 26 July 1943 in London. Joined the Eccentric Club in mid-1970s. Was known as an antique furniture dealer and Rolls-Royce enthusiast before 'leaving it all behind' to start the new life with Vandah Lansdowne, his soul mate and love of his life, in Cape Town, South Africa, where Bob went into the 'gentlemen's grooming accessories' business and moved into 'Mr Cobbs, the Barber', a traditional barber shop in the fashionable part of town - V&A Waterfront. ... click here to read the full article ...

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